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The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness

The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness

Author: Michelle Alexander
Publisher: New York : New Press, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Tenth anniversary editionView all editions and formats
"Seldom does a book have the impact of The New Jim Crow. Since it was first published in 2010, it has been the winner of numerous awards and has spent nearly 250 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. It has been cited in judicial decisions, read in countless faith-based and secular book clubs, and adopted in campus-wide and community-wide reads. Most important, it has inspired artists, philanthropists,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Law for laypersons
Instructional and educational works
Documents de vulgarisation juridique
Matériel d'éducation et de formation
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Alexander
ISBN: 9781620975459 1620975459 9781620971932 1620971933
OCLC Number: 1132431777
Notes: "Preface to the Tenth Anniversary Edition ©2020 by Michelle Alexander."--Title page verso.
Description: xlix, 377 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The rebirth of caste --
The lockdown --
The color of justice --
The cruel hand --
The new Jim Crow --
The fire this time.
Other Titles: Mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness
Responsibility: Michelle Alexander.


A tenth-anniversary edition of the iconic bestseller - with a new preface by the author.  Read more...


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Foundation of Critique of the Current Social Order

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2022-03-29) Excellent Permalink

If you are wondering why conservatives get into a panic about critical race theory, this is the book that explains it. Since the George Floyd killing in 2020, I have tried to read more books related to racism. This book, more than the others by far, helps situate today's American society. If you read...
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